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All Important Current Affairs 2021
# NITI Aayog launched the Vernacular Innovation Programme (VIP) to empower entrepreneurs across India. This programme was launched under which mission? source
Ans. Atal Innovation Mission
# Recently Indian Air Force (IAF) deployed S-400 Air Defence Missile System in which sector?
Ans. Punjab sector
# India’s first Health Locker “Docprime Health Locker” integrated with Ayushman Bharat Digital Mission launched by?
Ans. Docprime Technologies Pvt Ltd
> User can create health ID, can store health records
> Health Locker link – https://locker.docprime.com/healthLocker/login
# Multinational Exercise “PANEX-21” tool place in which Indian state? source
Ans. Pune (Maharashtra)
> Its a Humanitarian Assistance and Disaster Relief exercise
> Nations which participated – India, Bangladesh, Nepal, Bhutan, Myanmar, Sri Lanka and Thailand
> These 7 nations collectively known as – BIMSTEC (Bay of Bengal Initiative for Multi-Sectoral Technical and Economic Cooperation)
# National Statistical Office (NSO) estimated India’s GDP growth in financial year 2022 by?
# Who won the “Swaminathan Award 2017-19”?
Ans. V. Praveen Rao (VC of PJTSAU university)
# The word “Vaccine” has been declared as the “Word of the Year 2021” by which organization?
Ans. Merriam Webster (America’s most trusted online dictionary)
# Who won the “NIF Book Prize 2021”?
Ans. Dinyar Patel
> For his book – “Naoroji: Pioneer of Indian Nationalism”
# Recently a biography book on Grand Old Man of India “Dadabhai Naoroji” was launched. The name of the book is?
Ans. Naoroji: Pioneer of Indian Nationalism
> Author – Dinyar Patel
# Who became the Brand Ambassador for 50th year celebrations of Arunachal Pradesh?
Ans. Sanjay Dutt (Bollywood actor)
# Which state launched the “Call your Cop” mobile application?
# Which country has committed $100 billion for infrastructure creation in India? source
Ans. UAE (United Arab Emirates)
# “India Central Asia Dialogue 2021” took place in?
Ans. New Delhi
> External Affairs Minister S. Jaishankar hosted the meeting
Monthly Current Affairs Quiz 2021
# Recently Odisha CM Naveen Patnaik inaugurated Odisha’s longest bridge. The name of the bridge is?
> It is over the Mahanadi river in Cuttack
# Which state government launched the “Chalo Mobile app and Chalo smart cards” for convenient bus travel?
# Which south India university will join a collaborative research project of NASA-ISRO?
Ans. KUFOS (Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies)
# Which Indian player is in the list of Top 10 in “Badminton World Federation (BWF)” world rankings?
Ans. Kidambi Srikanth (10th position)
# Which country test fired the “Babur Cruise Missile 1B”?
# “National Mathematics Day 2021” was observed on?
Ans. 22 December
# The National Payments Corporation of India (NPCI) signed a partnership agreement with which online learning platform to encourage skill development and innovative learning for its employees?
# Which bank recently signed an agreement with “Care Health Insurance Ltd” to offer new health insurance products in the market?
Ans. Karnataka Gramin Bank
# ‘World AIDS Day’ was observed on?
Ans. 1st December
> This year theme – End inequalities, End AIDS
Yearly Current Affairs 2021 Questions Answers
# India has recently joined “G20 Troika” with which 2 other countries?
Ans. Italy and Indonesia
# ‘International Bank for Reconstruction and Development (IBRD)’ World Bank Group has approved $135 million loan to which Indian state to improve electricity supply in the state?
Ans. West Bengal
# Which online company recently signed an agreement with Skill Development Ministry to train youths in Financial Technology Industry?
# Who has been appointed as ‘UNESCO Goodwill Ambassador’ for cultural and creative industries? source
Ans. Naomi Kawase (Japanese film director)
# Adani Capital Pvt Ltd partners with which bank to provide support for co-lending to farmers for purchase of agriculture products like tractor and other farming equipment?
Ans. SBI (State Bank of India)
# Who won the “Female rising star of the Year Title 2021” from World Athletics?
Ans. Athing Mu (Athletics, USA)
# Who won the “Male rising star of the Year Title 2021” from World Athletics?
Ans. Erriyon Knighton (Athletics, USA)
# Kotak Mahindra Bank recently collaborated with which French Multinational payment company to enable EMI through Kotak debit cards in India?
# As per the annual World Cooperative Monitor (WCM) report, which Indian company/firm ranks 1st among top 300 cooperatives in the world? source
Ans. IFFCO (Indian Farmers Fertiliser Cooperative)
# Who has been appointed as Chairman of “India Tourism Development Corporation”?
Ans. Sambit Patra (BJP spokesperson and leader)
# “National Pollution Prevention Day 2021” observed on?
Ans. 2nd December
> This year on 2nd December it was marked 37th anniversary of Bhopal Gas Tragedy
# Who won the “Woman of the Year award 2021” from World Athletics?
Ans. Anju Bobby George (India Legendary long jump player)
Most Important Current Affairs 2021
# Who has been appointed as India’s “Chef de Mission” for the coming Winter Olympics 2022 at Beijing, China?
Ans. Harjinder Singh
> Winter Olympics will be held on February, 2022 at Beijing, China
# Which team has been named as “BBC Team of the Year 2021”?
Ans. England men’s Football team
# Who is the new MD and CEO of ‘IFFCO-Tokio General Insurance Company’?
Ans. H.O. Suri
# Recently “Bank of Baroda Financial Solutions Ltd.” has launched co-branded credit cards for which Indian Defence Personnel?
Ans. Indian Navy personnel
# Recently “Mastercard” partners with which internet company to start tokenization system for card based payments?
# Who won the United Nation (UN) Women’s Award for Leadership Commitment 2021?
Ans. Divya Hegde (Climate action entrepreneur, Karnataka)
# Who has been appointed as the DG (Director General) of “BrahMos Aerospace Private Ltd”? source
Ans. DRDO scientist Atul Dinkar Rane
# Recently which day was observed as “Border Security Force Raising Day”?
Ans. 1st December
> BSF was established on 1st December 1965
# Who has been appointed as the new Chief Secretary of Haryana?
Ans. Sanjeev Kaushal
# Indian Women’s Cricketer “Smriti Mandhana” became the Brand Ambassador of which company?
Ans. GUVI (IT company in Chennai, Tamil Nadu)
# Recently a communication satellite “Zhongxing-1D” launched into space by which country?
# “Vibrant Gujarat Global Summit 2022” took place in?
Ans. Gandhinagar, Gujarat
# Which country has recently test fired a hypersonic missile “Zircon/Tsirkon”?
Current Affairs 2021
# Who has been named as “BBC Sports Personality of the Year 2021”?
Ans. Emma Raducanu
> She is 2021 US Open Women’s Singles champion
# Recently Indian Army launched a new in-House application for secure messaging. The name of this application is?
Ans. ASIGMA (Army Secure IndiGeneous Messaging Application)
# Recently the agriculture minister Narendra Singh Tomar released a book on Spices. The name of the book is?
Ans. Spices Statistics at a Glance 2021
# “National Siddha Day” was recently observed on?
Ans. 23rd December
> It is one of the traditional Indian forms of medical treatment
# Recently Indian Navy decommissioned which naval ship after 32 years of service?
Ans. INS Khukri
# DRDO recently flight test high speed Expendable Aerial Target from Chandipur Integrated Test Range. The name of the Expendable Aerial Target is?
Ans. HEAT Abhyas
# India recently wins Bronze Medal in the “Men’s Asian Champions Trophy Hockey Tournament 2021”. The tournament took place in?
Ans. Dhaka, Bangladesh
# ‘National Farmers Day’ was observed on?
Ans. 23rd December
# Which Indian cricketer recently announced retirement from all forms of Cricket?
Ans. Harbhajan Singh
# Recently launched book “The Turnover Wizard – Saviour of Thousands” is the autobiography of?
Ans. Arup Roy Choudhury
> Arup Roy Choudhury was the former CMD of NTPC and NBCC
> The book was released by Vice President M. Venkaiah Naidu
# “National Consumer Rights Day” was observed on?
Ans. 24th December
> Also known as ‘Bharatiya Grahak Diwas’
Important Current Affairs Quiz 2021
# Recently PM Narendra Modi laid the foundation stone of “Banas Dairy Sankul” in which Indian state?
Ans. Uttar Pradesh (Varanasi)
> It will process 5 lakh litres of milk per day
# Recently an offshore security exercise was conducted by Indian Navy Western Naval Command in the Heera-Panna oil Field (Mumbai). The name of the exercise is? source
Ans. Exercise PRASTHAN
# Recently Tribal Affairs Minister Arjun Munda launched a Chronicle which will collect all the work done of the tribal community under the ‘Van Dhan Vikas Yojana’. The name of the chronicle is?
Ans. TRIFED Van Dhan Chronicle
# Recently PM Narendra Modi transferred Rs.1000 crore to women Self Help Groups (SHG) of which state?
Ans. Uttar Pradesh (Prayagraj, formerly Allahabad)
> This was under the mission “Deendayal Antyodaya Yojana”
# Recently defence minister Rajnath Singh unveils “Multi-terrain Artillery Gun (MArG 155) – BR” which is developed by?
Ans. Bharat Forge Ltd. (Pune Maharashtra based Indian company)
# Global Unicorn Index 2021 rankings-
1 – USA
2 – China
3 – India
> It shows start-up companies having a valuation of more than $1 billion
> India has 54 unicorns (USA – 487, China – 301)
# Which Indian company partners with MoneyGram to enable international fund transfer?
# Recently Government of India signed a loan agreement with which German bank for Energy sector projects in Madhya Pradesh?
Ans. KfW Development Bank
# Recently Indian Government signed a contract with which international bank for loan for the “Agra Metro Rail Project” in Uttar Pradesh?
Ans. European Investment Bank (EIB)
# Which Indian body recently restructured its advisory committees that includes the secondary market, mutual funds and corporate bonds?
Ans. SEBI (Securities and Exchange Board of India)
# Who has been appointed as the acting Chief Justice of Uttarakhand High Court?
Ans. Justice Sanjaya Kumar Mishra
# Which state government launched the ‘Chief Minister Dashboard monitoring system’?
Ans. Tamil Nadu
> Name of the system is – CM Dashboard Tamil Nadu 360
> It will help the CM to track and monitor all welfare schemes
Current Affairs 2021 Questions and Answers
# Which bank secured the top position in Digital Payments for 2020-21?
Ans. Bank of Baroda
# Who has been re-elected as a member of “Badminton World Federation (BWF) Athletes Commission” for the 2nd term?
Ans. P.V. Sindhu (World Badminton Champion)
# Which bank recently partners with “Clove Dental” to launch Dental insurance?
Ans. ICICI (ICICI Lombard General Insurance Company)
# Which insurance company recently categorized as Public Shareholder in Axis bank? source
Ans. Oriental Insurance Co
# “Badminton World Federation (BWF) 2021 Championship” took place from 12 December to 19th December 2021 in which country?
# Who won the “Badminton World Federation (BWF) 2021 Championship” in Men’s singles?
Ans. Loh Kean Yew (from Singapore)
# Who won the “Badminton World Federation (BWF) 2021 Championship” in Women’s singles?
Ans. Akane Yamaguchi (Japan)
# Which firm/organization won the ‘National Awards for Excellence in Corporate Governance’ at the 21st edition of ICSI (Institute of Company Secretaries of India)?
Ans. HDFC Life
# Recently India successfully test fired a short range surface-to-surface guided ballistic missile from APJ Abdul Kalam Island, Odisha. The name of the missile is?
# Which organization won the “Digital Innovation of the Year Award” in the ‘Times Higher Education (THE) Asia Awards 2021’?
Ans. Jindal Global University
# Who won the “Badminton World Federation (BWF) 2021 Championship” in Men’s doubles?
Ans. Takuro Hoki and Yugo Kobayashi (Japan)
# Who won the “Badminton World Federation (BWF) 2021 Championship” in Women’s doubles?
Ans. Chen Qingchen and Jia Yifan (China)
# From India who won India’s first medal in “Badminton World Federation (BWF) 2021 Championship”?
Ans. Kidambi Srikanth
All Important Current Affairs 2021
# Recently a new “Water Management Programme” was launched to support the water management reforms in India. The name of the programme is?
Ans. India Young Water Professional Programme
# “52nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2021” took place in which Indian state?
# In the 52nd International Film Festival of India (IFFI) 2021 who won the “Indian Film Personality of the Year Award 2021”?
Ans. Hema Malini and Prasoon Joshi
- Hema Malini – Actress
- Prasoon Joshi – Chairperson of the Central Board of Film Certification
# Which bank recently launched India’s first Metal Debit Card or Black card?
Ans. IDFC bank
# Who became the first female Prime Minister of Sweden?
Ans. Eva Magdalena Andersson
# Recently a new technology has been developed which will work as a proof of Life Certificate for pensioners. The name of the technology is?
Ans. Unique Face Recognition Technology
# Which company recently launched “redRail” which will be a rail ticket booking service through mobile app?
Ans. redBus (in collaboration with IRCTC)
# “India International Trade Fair 2021” took place in which Indian state?
Ans. Delhi (at Pragati Maidan)
# Who inaugurated the “India International Trade Fair 2021” at Delhi?
Ans. Commerce minister Piyush Goyal
# Which state won the Gold Award at “India International Trade Fair 2021”?
# “The International Tourism Mart for the North East Region” took place in which Indian state?
# Recently which international organization approves $125 million loan for Uttarakhand Water Supply and Sanitation Projects?
Ans. ADB (The Asian Development Bank)
# Which rating agency recently estimated India’s GDP growth to 9.4% for the financial year 2022?
Ans. Ind-Ra (India Ratings and Research)
# Who won the “65th Ballon d’Or Award 2021”?
Ans. Lionel Messi (as the best Footballer)
# Who won the “65th Ballon d’Or Award 2021” in women’s category?
Ans. Alexia Putellas
# Recently Indian-American “Parag Agarwal” became the CEO of which giant company?
# As per the “EIU Worldwide Cost of Living Index 2021” report which city has become the Most Expensive City in the world 2021 to live in?
Ans. Tel Aviv (city in Israel)
> EIU = Economist Intelligence Unit